ERP Systems Lead


Location: Sunshine Coast

Job Type: Contract/temp


About us:
At Unitywater, we operate in a diverse and inclusive environment where no two days are the same. We provide essential water supply and reliable utilities services to the Moreton Bay, Sunshine Coast and Noosa regions that account for 16% of Queensland’s population. Our customers are at the heart of everything we do, and we are proud to service our communities with smart and environmentally sustainable practices.

About the role:
This opportunity will see you lead our team to provide support, maintenance, and optimisation of the Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system components to deliver upon business priorities. You will also act as a key contact to manage the relationship with technology vendor partners and resolve incidents and escalations as they arise. You will also play a key role in help us to plan and deliver the future strategic direction of ERP system improvement initiatives to maintain a strong and robust ERP environment.

About you:
To contribute to Unitywater’s values of Reliability, Safety, Honesty & Integrity, Efficiency, One Team, Innovation, you will demonstrate the following skills and qualities for the role:
The requirements for the position are:
  • Relevant Tertiary qualifications in IT, management or a business-related discipline.
  • Strong relationship and contract management skills including the ability to consult with vendors, manage service provider performance and drive contract efficiencies and improvements, whilst maintaining delivery of day-to-day operational requirements.
  • Strong influencing and negotiation skills, with the ability to explore alternatives to reach outcomes
  • Demonstrated leadership ability
  • Ability to translate a customer experience need into system design and business requirements.
  • Excellent decision making and analytical skills with the capacity to develop strategies, policies, plans, systems and projects to achieve organisational objectives.
Working at Unitywater:
Unitywater is one of the largest employers in the region, offering continuous investment in training, diverse career paths, health and wellness benefits, flexible work arrangements and a rewarding environment. We are committed to providing a diverse and inclusive work environment that supports individuals to reach their full potential.

Proudly Unitywater:
We know that we are smarter, better, together. That’s why we are committed to working in a team that includes values the unique contributions of all our people. Unitywater actively encourages candidates with all abilities and diverse backgrounds to apply.

How to apply:
Applicants will need to demonstrate eligibility and right to work in Australia and successfully complete relevant pre-employment checks, including verification of criminal history, drivers licence and driving history, alcohol and other drug screening.

Applications close: 7th June 2023

We reserve the right to withdraw this advertisement prior to the closing date

Remuneration: Salary

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